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Myoedema -A game changer

Description

This 24years old male presented with history of proximal muscle weakness and constipation. During evaluation for proximal muscle weakness reflex tapping of biceps muscle revealed a mounding reflex(myoedema) along with delayed relaxation of reflexes. Presence of this simple sign guided us towards the diagnosis. The diagnosis is confined biochemically with a roof top TSH value. Patient was started on thyroxine supplementation and improved over a period of six months

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